Staff and Leadership

  • Perry crisp


    Perry Crisp has served as Lake Fork’s pastor since 2008. Brother Perry feels called to focus on his role as pastor/teacher and believes strongly in servant leadership based on God’s double-love command: “Love God and love others.” He brings the historical truth of God's Word alive and relevant every Sunday and Wednesday through his sermons and teaching.


    Associate Pastor/Education

    Tracey Bartley was called to serve as Lake Fork's Associate Pastor & Education Minister in February 2014. Brother Tracey has been on a journey to know Christ and to make Him known to others, as commanded in Mark 12:30-31. Tracey brings over 30 years of experience from serving with various staff and church positions.



    Worship Minister/Administration

    David Allen was called in 1999 to become Worship Leader and his wife, Margie, joined him as the pianist. In 2007 the church called him to also be the administrator. He has served as the Worship Minister and Administrator since that time. Their vast knowledge of Southern Gospel and Contemporary Music provides our Sunday Worship with a wonderful blend of music for all to enjoy.

  • sharon warner

    Preschool/Children's Ministry

    Sharon Warner began her work with us July 30 of 2018. She came to us with over 25 years of experience in Preschool/Children's Ministry. She is a Louisiana native, but is now calling Texas her home. Her heart is to make young disciples out of children and help them grow in their faith. Her husband, Scott, and their two dogs are joining them on this incredible new journey.

  • Josh allred


    Josh Allred became a part of Lake Fork staff in January of 2019. He was raised in a small, rural community in Mississippi before moving to Mineola, Texas where he finished his high school education. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Religion degree at the BMATS Seminary in Jacksonville, TX.  Josh is continuing his educational journey by obtaining a Master of Theology degree from Southwestern Theological Seminary. Josh and his wife, Krystle, have been married for 13 years. They have a daughter and two sons; Hannah, Adam, and Caleb. Josh comes to Lake Fork with over 1o years experience in Student Ministry.

  • Bob stephenson

    Missions & Evangelism

    Bob Stephenson, with his wife Sandy by his side, joined Lake Fork Baptist Church in 2001. In 2007 he was called to be part of the staff in working with students. In January of 2013 Bob became Minister of Missions and Evangelism. Bob has led our UUPG and Acts 1:8 ministries. We are currently actively involved with a people group in Africa, and Haiti, as well as local and state missions work.